Bair Necessities

The Bair Necessities is a video series that delivers industry sales tips and quantifiable hacks from Jeff Bair, our Head of Marketing at Foremost.

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Plan for those with special needs

Be prepared ahead of time. Make arrangements with friends, relatives, neighbors or your local emergency management office if you'll need assistance in an evacuation.

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Travel like a pro

New destinations are exciting, but sometimes the travel involved to get there can be … less than thrilling. If you have plans to travel this year, make sure you're prepared for the journey. We've listed everything you'll want for smooth travels during your next getaway!

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Top trends in motorcycle technology

Check out these advancements in the world of motorcycle technology to see how riding is evolving today!

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Stay warm while you ride

It's easier to stay warm while you ride than one might think. The temperature feels colder when you are piercing through the air at high speeds, but heated motorcycle accessories and good old fashioned layering will keep you comfortable during your fall ride. Try these tactics to stay warm this fall!

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Motorcycle rally breakdown

Motorcycle events come in all shapes and sizes. Some rallies offer a laid-back, hang out scene while others are fast-paced and full of energy. Whatever experience you're hoping to find, there's a rally out there for you.

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Motorcycle routes: Must-ride hidden gems

If you are craving a new adventure, look no further! This list of routes highlights some lesser-known areas that are definitely worth a ride.

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Avoid these common motorcycle crashes

There is a risk every time you're out on the road. Protect yourself from these common motorcycle crashes by being a proactive driver.

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10 reasons motorcycles are the best

Studies show that motorcycles are good for riders, the economy and the earth! Keep reading to see what makes motorcycles so great.

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Tips for riding at night

Night riding is not impossible, you just need to make smart choices and be cautious on the night roads.

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Cold weather pet safety

If your pet is anything like mine, it probably loves the snow and being outside in the cold weather. Just like humans, all pets are different, so their cold tolerances vary.

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Winter auto safety checklist

Check out these tips to help keep you and your car in the best shape possible for the winter to come!

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Driving on black ice

There aren't any fool-proof ways to avoid black ice, but you can certainly protect yourself by understanding and knowing how to deal with this seasonal issue!

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Tips for buying a used car

Buying a used car can be scary — especially if you worry about being scammed. There's nothing worse than seeing a car you like online, checking it out in person and making the purchase — only to realize the previous owner 'forgot' to mention some serious mechanical issues.

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Eight tips for being the best landlord

There is a common misconception that being a landlord is a great, easy way to make some money, but that is often not the case. Renting out a property can be a time-consuming and energy-draining task, but it has its' perks.

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Snow removal: Is your landlord responsible?

If you have a lease that doesn't specify whether your landlord will take care of snow removal, the responsibility may fall on you. If you live in a snowy state, this is definitely something to negotiate in your lease before signing, especially if you don't love heaving the white stuff!

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Recycling during the holidays

Did you know that Americans produce more trash during the holidays than any other time of year? 25% more, to be exact. Between the wrapping paper, disposable plates and silverware, Christmas trees and cards, holiday lights and plastic shopping bags — it's hard to keep track of everything you dispose of during those busy months.

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How to survive holiday traveling

This time of the year is always hectic, especially when you add traveling into the mix. Between standstill traffic on the roadways, packed airports, crying kids and canceled flights — it can put a damper on your holiday spirit. To avoid all the craziness, we put together some tips and tricks to get you to your holiday destination safe and sound.

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